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Use realm to change password

Krzysztof Malik
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Joined: Jul 24, 2007
Posts: 4
Hello,
I'm testing the simple web application which use standard form based authentication. I've tested with file realm and jdbc realm and it works fine.
The problem is when I want change password by use realm. I can't find way how change password without use direct connection to database.
Is any mechanism implemented in realm to change password? I think that should be, e.g. to change to ldap realm only I should configure application server and change web.xml.
Is possible to create new user by using realm?
I use jdk 1.5, Sun Java System Application Server 9.

Thanks a lot,
Chris.

[ September 05, 2007: Message edited by: Krzysztof Malik ]
[ September 05, 2007: Message edited by: Krzysztof Malik ]
Henrique Ordine
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Joined: Sep 03, 2004
Posts: 127
Yes, it's possible. In the admin console, click on your realm and click the manage users button. Then select new user.


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Krzysztof Malik
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Joined: Jul 24, 2007
Posts: 4
Thanks for reply but I want to authorized user could change his password via web application.
[ September 06, 2007: Message edited by: Krzysztof Malik ]
Ulf Dittmer
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In that case, no, Tomcat has nothing to help you. You need to write a little web app yourself that does this.


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